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South Hook CHP plant gets UK approval
24 October, 2014
UK Department of Energy and Climate Change has approved planning consent for the South Hook Combined Heat and Power (CHP) plant in Pembrokeshire, Wales, which will have a gross electrical...
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US GSA signs 140MW PPA with MG2 Tribal Energy for Illionois wind farm
Friday, October 24, 2014 United States General Services Administration (GSA) has signed a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with MG2 Tribal Energy for 140MW wind power from the Walnut Ridge Wind Farm located in...

Stronger EU targets can turn renewables into cheapest low-carbon energy source by 2030: REA
Friday, October 24, 2014 The UK’s Renewable Energy Association (REA) has called on European heads of state to decide on renewable energy targets for European Union (EU) Member States in the 2030 energy and climate...

NJR acquires Kansas onshore wind farm from OwnEnergy
Thursday, October 23, 2014 NJR Clean Energy Ventures (NJRCEV) has acquired its third wind farm, the 48MW Alexander project, in Kansas, US, from...

South Korea court ruling could trigger lawsuits against nuclear power plants
Thursday, October 23, 2014 A court in South Korea has ruled in favor of a plaintiff, who claimed that there is a connection between radiation emitted by a nuclear power plant and cancer. This ruling could lead to...

Turkey plans to construct third nuclear power plant
Thursday, October 23, 2014 Turkey intends to construct a third nuclear power plant by 2018-2019 as a national project, announced Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet...

Gamesa delivers 74MW wind power plant to Grupo México
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 Spanish energy manufacturer Gamesa has delivered the 74MW wind farm in Oaxaca, Mexico to Grupo México....

Low Carbon, Nur Energie collaborate for Tunisian solar project
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 Low Carbon, a renewable energy investment firm, has partnered with power plant developer Nur Energie for the TuNur solar project in Tunisian Sahara, which aims to supply clean energy to more...

Wind energy to support almost 20% of global power supply: Report
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 Installed wind power capacity could grow 530% to reach 2,000GW by 2030, supporting 17-19% of global electricity, according to a report published in 2014 edition of the Global Wind Energy Outlook...

EDC receives $315m loan for wind power project in Philippines
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 Energy Development Corporation, the geo-thermal company under the Lopez group, has signed a $315m financing agreement with a group of foreign and local banks for setting up the 150MW Burgos...

Prudential to invest £100m in UK’s tidal power project
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 UK-based financial services giant Prudential is ready to invest as much as £100m for the construction of the proposed £1bn ($1.6bn) Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon energy...

Siemens secures HVDC order in Canada
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 Siemens has received an order for setting up a high-voltage direct-current (HVDC) power transmission link for the Canadian Bipole III HVDC project with an expected transmission capacity of...

SunEdison, JIC Capital set up JV to develop solar projects in China
Monday, October 20, 2014 Solar developer SunEdison has formed a joint venture (JV) with China’s investment group JIC Capital to facilitate nonrecourse financing and construction of utility-scale solar photovoltaic...

BHEL commissions 600MW thermal power unit in Madhya Pradesh, India
Monday, October 20, 2014 India’s power equipment manufacturer Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has commissioned a 600MW unit in a coal-based thermal power project in the state of Madhya...

Investigation into Didcot B power station blaze begins
Monday, October 20, 2014 Fire investigation officers are probing into the cause of a major fire at the gas-fired Didcot B power station in Oxfordhire, the...

JinkoSolar Power to develop 200MW solar plant in China
Friday, October 17, 2014 JinkoSolar Power, a subsidiary of China-based solar PV company JinkoSolar (JKS), has signed an agreement with the Government of Shicheng County, Ganzhou City, Jiangxi Province of China, to...

Lockheed Martin works on compact nuclear fusion reactor technology
Friday, October 17, 2014 Lockheed Martin has announced that it is working on a compact fusion reactor (CFR), which would be small enough to fit on the back of a truck, and could be ready for use within a...

Xergi to develop, operate Willen Biogas’ waste-to-energy facility in London
Friday, October 17, 2014 Willen Biogas has hired Xergi to develop and operate its new waste-to-energy plant in Enfield, London, the...

APR Energy receives US patent for portable power plant design
Thursday, October 16, 2014 The United States Patent and Trademark Office has awarded a patent for proprietary plant design to Florida-based power solution provider APR...

SeaRoc, HSEQ team up to support European offshore wind projects
Thursday, October 16, 2014 Renewable energy consultant and service provider SeaRoc Group has signed a collaboration agreement with German-based HSEQ Experts for construction and operation of offshore wind farms in...

NET Power announces completion of agreements for clean energy demonstration plant
Thursday, October 16, 2014 US-based NET Power has announced the funding and completion of major project agreements for its 50MW demonstration power plant in Texas, which will be the world's first natural gas power...


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